Category: Horticulture


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Lilies For English Gardens - A Guide For Amateurs

By: Jekyll, Gertrude

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Country Life: 1901

Seller ID: 21588

Condition: Very Good

Pale brown buckram boards; lightly marked; binding tight. Gilt titling, bright. Owner's name on f.e.p. Occasional spotting. B/w illustrations. ; 8vo (6" x 9 1/2"); 70 pages View more info

Twelve White Flowers

By: Livings, Frances and A. Livings

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Hamilton, Adams & Co.: 1888

Seller ID: 21654

Condition: Good+

Heavy, pale blue boards; bevelled edges; corners + head and tail of spine a little worn, binding unaffected. Somewhat marked; stains on rear. Silver titling on front still quite bright. Stitiched binding intact, but a little frail. 12 monochrome plates, all present; all but one plates have tissue guards, which are discoloured, but this hasn't affected the plate below. An illustrated study of twelve flowers such as the Camellia, Narcissus, Eucharis, Lily of the Valley, etc. ; 4to (8" x 10"); 47 pages View more info

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The Chinese Garden, History, Art & Architecture

By: Maggie, Keswick and Charles Jenks

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Academy Editions: 1980

Edition: Second

Seller ID: 30128

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket

Please note that this is a heavy item and will require extra postage.; Illustrated grey d/jkt, unclipped; light creasing to edges. Red cloth boards, clean and bright. Ownership marks on front pastedown. B/w illustrations. ; 4to (10" X 12"); 216 pages View more info

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All About Sweet Peas

By: Sydenham, Robert

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Robert Sydenham: 1910

Edition: Fifth

Seller ID: 22264

Condition: Very Good

Light buff buckram boards; a trifle marked, but not otherwise worn; rounded corners; binding tight. Red titling a little worn, but very legible. Interesting little book listing "A description of every known sweet pea" - and who knew there were so many! - as well as much of interest to the sweet pea grower. Also ads for gardening and growing equipment and supplies, the National Sweet Pea Society itself, plus several pages of blank note pages at rear, some of which have entries in a beautiful copperplate hand. ; 12mo (4" x 6 1/4"); 189 pages View more info